CGC Project Listing

 

Current Projects

  • For the Love of Upcycling

    For the Love of Upcycling: Recycling Senior’s Knowledge of Upcycling                             Cowichan Green Community is offering a series of Workshops, that have been funded in part by the Government of Canada’s New Horizons for Seniors Program, a …

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    Incubator Seed Farm

    Cowichan Incubator Seed Farm   The Cowichan Valley will soon be home to the first of its kind Seed Incubator Farm. Based on the successful ‘Incubator Farm’ model that has been implemented in numerous places to train new farmers, the Cowichan Incub …

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  • KinPark Kids Camp

    KinPark Kids Camp

    KinPark Kid’s Camp Registration is now taking place for our fourth year of KinPark Kid’s Camp begins this summer, July 4th at the KinPark Urban Farm! Please read the following for more details and for our registration package. KinPark Kid’s Camp is a g …

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    Cowichan Lake Community Garden

    Cowichan Lake Community Garden Background The Cowichan Green Community (CGC) was contracted by Island Health to design and build a community garden with volunteers in Lake Cowichan. The quarter acre garden is located in Centennial Park, on the Town of …

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  • Sharing Our Seed Stories

    Sharing Our Seed Stories

    Sharing Our Seed Stories With funding from the New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP), under Service Canada, the “Sharing Our Seed Stories” project was hosted by the Cowichan Green Community from March 2014 to March 2015.  Designed to document the his …

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    Community Urban Food Forest

    Community Urban Food Forest   The Community Urban Food Forest is located just outside CGC’s offices at The Station, 360 Duncan St. The garden is full of beautiful edible and medicinal plants that were planted together to create an amazing, diverse …

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    Farmers’ Market Nutrition & Coupon Program

    Farmers’ Market Nutrition Coupon Program Increasing Local Access to Local Food BC Farmers Market Nutrition Coupon Program from BC Assoc. of Farmers’ Markets on Vimeo. Starting in 2013, the Cowichan Green Community (CGC) had the opportunity to team-up w …

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Project News

  • For the Love of Upcycling

    For the Love of Upcycling: Recycling Senior’s Knowledge of Upcycling                             Cowichan Green Community is offering a series of Workshops, that have been funded in part by the Government of Canada’s New Horizons for Seniors Program, a …

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Upcoming Events

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      Grandparents and Grandkids Upcycling Art Project

      Monday, August 21, 2017
      Date: Monday, August 21st Time: 9:30 am - 1:30 pm Cost: FREE - pre-registration is required. Where: 360 Duncan Street, Duncan. Cowichan Green Community Meeting Room Grandparent and child get to create a fun, take home Art Project using recycled bottle...
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